Guide to the Carl Degler Papers

Daniel Hartwig/Jenny Johnson
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
February 2012
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC1100
Creator: Degler, Carl N.
Title: Carl N. Degler papers
Dates: circa 1920s-1980s
Physical Description: 4.5 linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

This collection given to Stanford University, Special Collections in 2010.

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

[identification of item], Carl Degler Papers (SC1100). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical note

Carl Neumann Degler is an American historian. Degler is a past president of the Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association and the Southern Historical Association. He is the Margaret Byrne Professor of American History Emeritus at Stanford University.
In 1972, Degler was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for History for his book Neither Black nor White, a work comparing slavery and race relations in Brazil and the United States. He wrote Out of Our Past, a study of United States history. In 1986 Degler was elected President of the American Historical Association.

Collection Contents

Box 1

Research notecards "Gettysburg + Biology and Culture II"

Creator/Collector: Degler, Carl N.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Stanford University--Faculty.
United States--History--Study and teaching.
 

Accession ARCH-2010-077 Additional material

Box 1, Folder 1

Fortenbaugh Lecture 1988

Box 1, Folder 2

Fortenbaugh Lecture (2) - One Among Many; The Civil War in Comparative Perspective

Box 1, Folder 3

Overview Essay & Chapters

Box 1, Folder 4

Delta Queen Lectures

Box 1, Folder 5

Historical Explanation (Causality) 1987-88

Box 1, Folder 6

Unionism - Confederacy 1992

Box 1, Folder 7

Chapter 1 - Darwinian Impact 1990

Box 1, Folder 8

Chapter 2 - Beyond the Darwinian Imperative

Box 1, Folder 9

Chapter 3 - Laying the Foundation

Box 1, Folder 10

Chapter 4 - Kroeber

Box 1, Folder 11

Chapter 5 - Sexism

Box 1, Folder 12

Chapter 6 - Decoupling Behavior

Box 1, Folder 13

Chapter 7 - Decoupling From Race

Box 1, Folder 14

Chapter 8 - Triumph of Culture

Box 1, Folder 15

Chapter 9 - Return to Biology

Box 1, Folder 16

Chapter 10 - Incest Chapter

Box 1, Folder 17

Chapter 11 - Uses of Biology

Box 1, Folder 18

Chapter 12 - Biology and the Nature of Females

Box 1, Folder 19

Chapter 13 - Uses of Biology Theory

Box 1, Folder 20

Chapter 14 - Epilogue

Box 1, Folder 21

Commonwealth Lecture 1980

Box 1, Folder 22

Lecture: Entering Newera

Box 1, Folder 23

Southern: Presidential Address

Box 1, Folder 24

AHA Pres. Address 1986

Box 1, Folder 25

University of Illinois Book

Box 2, Folder 1

Angermann's Paper, Etc. 1990

Box 2, Folder 2

Burden of Am. History 1996

Box 2, Folder 3

German History 1994

Box 2, Folder 4

German History (2)

Box 2, Folder 5

German Institute Lecture` 1989

Box 2, Folder 6

Germany v U.S.: Total War 1995

Box 2, Folder 7

Total War: Essay Etc. 1994

Box 2, Folder 8

What Does History Do For Us?

Box 2, Folder 9

Paley Lectures

Box 2, Folder 10

Talk: Unity & Diverisity 1991

Box 2, Folder 11

Plans for Book 1985

Box 2, Folder 12

Darwinians Confront Gender 1988-1990

Box 2, Folder 13

Historiography Essay 1992

Box 2, Folder 14

Paley Lecture I

Box 2, Folder 15

Paley Lecture II

Box 2, Folder 16

Paley Lecture III and "Darwin Remembered"

Box 2, Folder 17

Darwinian Cooperation, etc. 1996

Box 2, Folder 18

Social History Essay

Box 2, Folder 19

Sociobiology Project (Old) 1980-1984

Box 2, Folder 20

New Reading on Ethology and Darwin 1993

Box 2, Folder 21

Essay on Sociobiology 1994

Box 2, Folder 22

Sociobiology Essay - NEW 1992

Box 2, Folder 23

Evolution and History 1998

Box 2, Folder 24

Sociobiology 1980

Box 2, Folder 25

Biology and Society 1996

Box 2, Folder 26

Darwinism: Lecture 1992

Box 2, Folder 27

Race 1992

Box 3, Folder 1

Animals, Machines 1988-1990

Box 3, Folder 2

Multi-Culturism 1991

Box 3, Folder 3

Southern Families 1983-1988

Box 3, Folder 4

Sociobiology 1994

Box 3, Folder 5

Correspondence on Sociobiology 1994

Box 4

Other South Individuals

Box 4

Biology and Culture

Box 4

Notes for Book and Bibliography A-F

Box 4

Notes on Race, Social Darwinism, etc.